Navigation Links
IPC The Hospitalist Company Acquires Two Florida Practices
Date:12/17/2008

Consolidates Position in Growing Jacksonville Market

NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. (Nasdaq: IPCM), a leading national physician group practice company, announced today that it has acquired North Florida Hospitalists (NFH) and Orange Park Hospitalists (OPH) of Jacksonville, Florida. The acquisitions represent a continued expansion into the greater Jacksonville market, where the IPC has already established a significant presence.

Adam Singer, M.D., IPC's Chairman and CEO, said, "The NFH and OPH acquisitions build on our market position in the Jacksonville, Florida area. These in-market acquisitions demonstrate our ability to increase penetration in established markets, which is a testament to the strength of our business model. This is the third in a series of 2008 transactions designed to increase our presence throughout Florida, which is a very attractive state for many physicians seeking hospitalist careers. We are eager to continue pursuing growth opportunities throughout the state."

John Geanes, IPC's Executive Director for the region, commented, "We are impressed with the quality of the physicians and mid-level providers in the NFH and OPH groups. With IPC, they will have access to a greater number of resources to enable them to deliver quality inpatient care to the Jacksonville community. Our IPC-Link(R) software will help these providers optimize the professional fee revenues they generate for the hard work that they do. Practices that utilize our technology platform typically experience better charge capture as a result of our integrated and comprehensive practice management solution."

About IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc.

IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. (Nasdaq: IPCM) is a leading national physician group practice company focused on the delivery of hospitalist medicine services. IPC's physicians and affiliated providers manage the care of hospitalized patients in coordination with primary care physicians and specialists. The Company provides its hospitalists with the comprehensive training, information technology, and management support systems necessary to improve the quality and reduce the cost of inpatient care in the facilities it serves. For more information, visit the IPC website at www.hospitalist.com.

    Media Contact:                         Investor Contact:
    Scott Public Relations                 The Ruth Group
    Elaine Murphy                          Stephanie Carrington
    818.610.0270                           646.536.7017
    elaine@scottpublicrelations.com        scarrington@theruthgroup.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Dr. Steven Liu, Founder of Ingenious Med, Recognized as a Leading Hospitalist by the American College of Physicians
2. IPC The Hospitalist Company Reports Record Third Quarter 2008 Results
3. IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. to Present at the 2008 Annual Credit Suisse Health Care Conference
4. IPC The Hospitalist Company Acquires Phoenix Area Practice
5. IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. to Report Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results
6. IPC The Hospitalist Company Enters Ohio and Pennsylvania Markets
7. IPC The Hospitalist Company Completes Acquisition of Hospitalists of America
8. IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. to Report Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results
9. IPC The Hospitalist Company Acquires Texas Inpatient Services
10. Night Hospitalist Company, LLC Launches First Nighttime Hospitalist Telemedicine Solution
11. IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. Provides Second Quarter 2008 Outlook
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... temporary closing of Bruton Memorial Library on June 21 due to a possible lice infestation, ... aspect of head lice: the parasite’s ability to live away from a human host, and ... necessary one in the event that lice have simply gotten out of control. , As ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... On Friday, June 10, Van Mitchell, Secretary of the Maryland Department of ... recognition of their exemplary accomplishments in worksite health promotion. , The Wellness at Work ... Symposium at the BWI Marriott in Linthicum Heights. iHire was one of 42 businesses ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... PASADENA, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Marcy was in a crisis. ... he would lash out at his family verbally and physically. , “When something upset him, ... table, he would use it. He would throw rocks at my other children and say ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Topical BioMedics, Inc, makers of Topricin and MyPainAway ... call for a minimum wage raise to $12 an hour by 2020 and then adjusting ... restore the lost value of the minimum wage, assure the wage floor does not erode ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Strategic Capital Partners, LLC ... by obtaining investment capital for emerging technology companies. SCP has delivered investment ... resulted in more than a million dollars of capital investment for five companies. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... FRANCISCO, Calif. , June 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... ), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics for ... unmet needs, today announced the closing of its ... of common stock, at the public offering price ... in the offering were offered by GBT. GBT ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... 2016 Research and Markets ... Electronics 2015-2025: Applications, Technologies, Forecasts" report to ... In-Mold Electronics, Smart Skin, Structural Health Monitoring, Composite ... Structural electronics involves electronic and/or electrical components and ... dumb structures such as vehicle bodies or conformally ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. , June 24, 2016  American Respiratory ... testing company, is now able to perform sophisticated lung assessments in ... Medical Technologies , Inc. Patients are no longer ... to ndd,s EasyOne PRO ® , ARL patients like Jeanne R. ... testing done in the comfort of her own home. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: